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My rise and fall

Author: Benito Mussolini
Publisher: New York : Da Capo Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st Da Capo Press edView all editions and formats
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Here for the first time in one volume, are two rare autobiographical works by Benito Mussolini (1883-1945), founder of Fascism and Italian dictator for 21 years. The first volume (published in English in 1928 as My Autobiography) describes in the Duce's own inimitable voice his youth, years as an agitator and journalist, experiences in World War I (including his severe wounding), the formation and revolutionary
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Mussolini, Benito, 1883-1945.
My rise and fall.
New York : Da Capo Press, 1998
(OCoLC)607125102
Named Person: Benito Mussolini
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benito Mussolini
ISBN: 0306808641 9780306808647
OCLC Number: 40232305
Notes: Vol. 1 originally published: My autobiography. New York, 1928; v. 2 originally published: The fall of Mussolini : his own story. New York, 1948.
Vol. 2 translation of Il Tempo del bastone e della carota.
Description: 2 v. in 1 (xxx, xv, 318, 212 p.) ill., map ; 21 cm.
Contents: My Rise * Foreword by Richard Washburn Child * A Sulphurous Land * My Father * The Book of Life * War and Its Effect upon a Man * Ashes and Embers * The Death Struggle of a Worn-Out Democracy * The Garden of Fascism * Toward Conquest of Power * Thus We Took Rome * Five Years of Government * New Paths * The Fascist State and the Future * En Route My Fall * Preface: The Mussolini Story by Max Ascoli * Twenty-four Hours * The People * The King * The Allies * That Man Mussolini * This Book * Editors Note * Table of Events The Fall of Mussolini by Benito Mussolini * From El Alamein to Mareth * From Pantelleria to Sicily * The Landing in Sicily * Invasion and Crisis * From the Meeting with Hitler at Feltre to the Night Session of the Fascist Grand Council * The Grand Council Meeting * From Villa Savoia to Ponza * From Ponza to La Maddalena to the Gran Sasso * The Dynasty Sounds a First Call of Alarm * Toward Surrender * September on the Gran Sasso DItalia * The Crown Council and Surrender * Eclipse or Decline? * A Stork on the Gran Sasso * One of the Many: The Count of Mordano * The Drama of Dual Rule: From the March on Rome to the Speech of January Third * The Drama of Dual Rule: From the Establishment of the Grand Council to the Conspiracy of July 1943 * One of the Many: The Executioner * The Meeting of October 15, 1940 at Palazzo Venezia * Appendix * Key to Names and Places
Responsibility: by Benito Mussolini ; foreword to Volume I by Richard Washburn Child ; Volume II edited, with a preface, by Max Ascoli ; new introduction by Richard Lamb.
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